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FZNT25 KWNM 221443
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1043 AM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE SRN WATERS WILL SLOWLY
LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT LATER TODAY THROUGH TUE.
A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE NE WATERS WILL SHIFT E OF THE AREA
TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE NE OFF THE MID
ATLC COAST TUE NIGHT...THEN PASS ACROSS THE NW WATERS WED. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE TOWARDS THE COAST WED NIGHT...PUSH SLOWLY
OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS FRI. A
WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST FRI NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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